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Federer returns to play at French Open after 4-year absence

May. 26, 2019 2:45 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer is in action on the opening day of the French Open. Returning to play at Roland Garros for the first time since 2015, Federer opens against 73rd-ranked Lorenzo Sonego in the third match on Court Philippe Chatrier. Also Sunday, 2016 champion Garbine Muguruza faces 96th-ranked...

LEADING OFF: Price ill, Jays slump, HR-prone Hess at Coors

May. 26, 2019 2:42 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: AILING Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price is on the mend after he left his start at Houston due to flu-like symptoms. Price threw 15 pitches before leaving with two out in the first inning. It was the shortest start of Price's career. After allowing a single...

Calhoun rallies Angels past Rangers 3-2 to snap 5-game skid

May. 26, 2019 2:41 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jared Walsh has seemingly done it all in his short major league career. The rookie has hit and pitched, and now added his first RBI and game-ending hit to his accomplishments. Walsh's pinch-single to left field in the ninth inning landed between two Rangers to score Kole Calhoun as...

Villar, Nunez homer as Orioles beat Rockies 9-6.

May. 26, 2019 2:02 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Andrew Cashner tried to give the tired Baltimore bullpen a breather, but fatigue ended his night early. Josh Lucas rescued him and his fellow Orioles relievers with a strong performance in a tough environment. Lucas threw three shutout innings for his first career save and was backed by...

Trump and Abe tee off amid US-Japan trade tensions

May. 26, 2019 1:35 AM EDT

MOBARA, Japan (AP) — Golf never seems to be far behind whenever President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe get together. So on Sunday, during a four-day state visit to Japan, the president jumped aboard the Marine One helicopter in Tokyo and flew south to the Mobara Country Club for a...

Ryu's shutout streak ends; Dodgers still roll by Pirates 7-2

May. 26, 2019 1:26 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu knew his scoreless streak wouldn't last forever. So when it finally came to an end at 32 innings against Pittsburgh, the Los Angeles Dodgers' veteran pitcher shrugged. "I wasn't really thinking about the streak to begin with," Ryu said. There were more pressing matters on...

Leonard scores 27, Raptors advance to first NBA Finals

May. 26, 2019 1:23 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry stole the ball and pushed it ahead, then waited for Kawhi Leonard to arrive before feeding his All-Star teammate for a thunderous one-handed slam over Giannis Antetokounmpo . "The building exploded after that dunk," Leonard said. It sure did. Now imagine how it will sound when the...

Yankees hold on for DH sweep of Royals, win 7th straight

May. 26, 2019 12:44 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chance Adams didn't get to Kauffman Stadium on Saturday until midway through the first game of a day-night doubleheader. He had an early flight out of Syracuse, New York, then caught a connecting flight in Chicago before finally getting to the stadium around 1 p.m. Adams, called up...

Correa's RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston

May. 26, 2019 12:02 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — With the bases loaded in the ninth inning, Carlos Correa had a straight-forward approach. "I'm thinking, 'I've got to finish this game,'" Correa said. He did, hitting an RBI single to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. After Boston tied it in the...

Morton strikes out season-high 10, Rays beat Indians 6-2

May. 25, 2019 11:52 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Charlie Morton returned to the clubhouse Saturday afternoon and waited. Then he waited some more, anticipating the arrival of thunderstorms that never materialized. The delay didn't faze him, nor did it stop his career-best unbeaten streak. Morton struck out a season-high 10 and allowed...